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Book of the Stranger 

Sansa arrives at Castle Black. Tyrion makes a deal with the slave masters. Jorah and Daario sneak into Vaes Dothrak. Ramsay sends a letter to Jon. Theon arrives at Pyke. Cersei and Olenna Tyrell plot against the High Sparrow.

Director:

Daniel Sackheim

Writers:

George R.R. Martin (based on "A Song of Ice and Fire" by), David Benioff (created by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Dinklage ... Tyrion Lannister
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ... Jaime Lannister
Lena Headey ... Cersei Lannister
Emilia Clarke ... Daenerys Targaryen
Kit Harington ... Jon Snow
Natalie Dormer ... Margaery Tyrell
Aidan Gillen ... Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish
Liam Cunningham ... Davos Seaworth
Carice van Houten ... Melisandre (as Carice Van Houten)
Sophie Turner ... Sansa Stark
Nathalie Emmanuel ... Missandei
Conleth Hill ... Lord Varys
Kristofer Hivju ... Tormund Giantsbane
Jonathan Pryce ... High Sparrow
Michiel Huisman ... Daario Naharis
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Storyline

Sansa arrives at Black Castle with Brienne and Podrick and reunites with Jon Snow, who has resigned from the Night's Watch after the deception of the betrayal of his brothers. Sansa tries to convince him to attack and retake Winterfell while Brienne meets Davos and Melisandre and warns that she killed Stannis and she does not forget or forgive the assassination of Renly through black magic. Littlefinger returns to Runestone and is welcomed by his nephew Robin and convinces him to send his army to protect Sansa at Castle Black. In Meereen, Tyrion negotiates a truce and the end of the support to the Sons of Harpy with the masters of Slaver's Bay. Jorah and Daario arrive at Vaes Dothrak and they meet Daenerys, who explains a plan to them. Margaery meets the High Sparrow and he tells how he learned the truth. Tommen tells Cersei that Margaery will be exposed to the people soon, and Cersei plots a scheme with Olenna to destroy the High Sparrow. Theon returns to the Iron Island and after a ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 May 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Book of the Stranger See more »

Filming Locations:

Sibenik, Croatia See more »

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Dolby Digital | Dolby Atmos (Blu-ray release)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

In the books, Olenna Tyrell left King's Landing before Margaery was arrested, and has not returned. See more »

Goofs

Tyrion claims that a clever man once told him "We make peace with our enemies, not our friends". Littlefinger said that sentence (Game of Thrones: You Win or You Die), not to Tyrion but to Ned Stark, and Tyrion was not present. See more »

Quotes

Daario Naharis: Oh! I don't want to fight you, Jorah the Andal. What do I have to gain? If I win, I'm the shit who killed an old man. If I lose, I'm the shit who was killed by an old man.
Jorah Mormont: You didn't get much discipline as a child, did you?
Daario Naharis: None.
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Connections

References Game of Thrones: You Win or You Die (2011) See more »

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Main Title
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Written and Performed by Ramin Djawadi
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Only thing good about this episode? It's Daniel Sackheim's last.
15 May 2016 | by mmolgaSee all my reviews

Daniel Sackheim gotta be the biggest boner killer in the history of TV shows. I didn't think it was possible to make GoT un-watchable but this talented director managed to do it. The way both episodes are filmed doesn't even feel like Game of Thrones but more like some cheap sitcom. Two episodes with great story, so many things happen and yet I'm bored to death and astounded by how many bad scenes and wasted opportunities for good ones, I (and we all) had to witness. Tyrion doesn't feel like Tyrion, Ramsey is suddenly the main character, Cersei with her sidekick just seem to walk from Tommens chamber to small council meeting room and high sparrow stays in one room and talks to people. Did this genius director had 4 rooms on the set to use? Camera work is awful, dialogues vague the quality drop from 1st and 2nd episodes is enormous. Happy to see that Jack Bender worked on next ones, honestly these 2 episodes will be the only ones ill watch once.


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